Councilmember Susan G. Guidry Hosts District “A” Town Hall Meeting, Wednesday, October 5th

What:  District “A” Councilmember Susan G. Guidry hosts a Town Hall Meeting to provide information to Uptown university area residents on neighborhood issues including ABOs (alcohol beverage outlets), neighborhood parking, zoning, drainage, safety, and construction projects.


Residents who have concerns are encouraged to attend and to bring photographs and written descriptions of problem areas.


Representatives from the City will be available to respond to individual questions.


When:            Wednesday, October 5, 2011

            6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.


Where:         Nunemaker Auditorium, Loyola University
                       (free parking available in the Loyola West Road Garage,

                       enter campus from the St. Charles driveway)

                       6363 St. Charles Ave.

                       New Orleans, LA 70118 


(Nunemaker Auditorium is located on the third floor of the Monroe Science Complex, directly behind the Communications/Music Complex which is on the corner of St. Charles and Calhoun)  


                       (Click here for map)


Who:            – Councilmember Susan G. Guidry – District “A”

                      – Representatives of Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s Administration 

                      – Representatives of the Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans           

                      – Representatives of the New Orleans Police and Fire Departments

                      – Representatives of Tulane University and Loyola University  

Contact:     Deborah Langhoff                  

               Chief of Staff

               Office of District “A” Councilmember Susan G. Gudiry

               (504) 658-1010


“Fighting Blight Right: A Panel Forum on Alternatives to Demolition”

What: A moderated panel forum on viable alternatives to demolition to address New Orleans’ blight problem. The forum seeks to engage an audience of city, state, and federal policymakers, media, neighborhood organizations, housing non-profits, and members of the public.
Title: Fighting Blight Right: A Panel Forum on Alternatives to Demolition
Where: St. Andrew’s Episcopal Parish Hall, 8000 block of Plum Street, New Orleans
When: Tuesday, October 4, 2011 6:30 PM
Who: Louisiana Landmarks Society, Foundation for Historical Louisiana, Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation, National Trust for Historic Preservation and Preservation Resource Center
Cost: FREE and open to the public
This project has been funded in part by a grant from the Byrd Family Foundation/Winifred Evans Byrd Intervention Fund for Louisiana of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.